Southwell Tourist Information Centre

‌Visit the friendly and helpful staff at Southwell TIC for all the local information you need. We are located in the centre of the town near to the Minster Shop on Church Street.

Key local attractions

  • Southwell Minster - the cathedral of Nottinghamshire
  • The Workhouse -step back in time at The Workhouse in Southwell where you can follow in the footsteps of paupers and find out what life was like in the 19th century
  • Southwell Minster - a magnificent 12th century minster with twin 'pepper pot' spires
  • The Archbishop's Palace - visit the palace and gardens
  • Southwell Racecourse - one of the country's few all-weather racecourse
  • The Museum of Timekeeping - see the British Horological Institute's fascinating clock and watch collection.
  • Southwell Market - vibrant Saturday market for veg, cakes, cheese, plants, clothes, fresh fish and much more

Don't miss....

Where to stay

For local hotels, B&B's, pubs and self-catering accommodation

Tour of Britain Bunch SprintOVO Energy Tour of Britain 2018

This year’s OVO Energy Tour of Britain promises to be a thrilling, innovative and unpredictable race as it passes through iconic cities, towns and landmarks.

Taking place from 2 to 9 September Nottinghamshire has Stage Seven on Saturday 8 September.

We are thrilled to have the race passing through many towns and villages within the district again this year. Get involved and support the riders in Newark and Sherwood.

SAVE THE DATE Saturday 8 September for Britain's biggest and most prestigious professional cycling race.

The Bramley Apple Festival in Southwell

Save the date! Saturday 20 October 10am to 4pm

For the annual food and drink festival in the Minster, painting competitions and decorated shop windows, Morris dancing and live music, apple pies of course from Southwell WI and apple-themed children's activities at the Workhouse and Archbishop's Palace. 



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